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World Health Day LA: Put Your Heart into Health!

World Health Day LA: Put Your Heart into Health!

  • Date:
    Saturday, April 6, 2013
  • Time:
    10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
  • Organizer:
    USC Institute for Global health
  • Cost:
    Free
  • Phone:
    (323) 442-7233
  • Email:

Summary:

Join your community for a day of free health screenings and family fun promoting healthy hearts, bodies and minds. World Health Day LA is a family-friendly, free health and activities fair at the Expo Center in Los Angeles. Participants will enjoy free health screenings, entertainment and a physical-activities fair for children of all ages. 

Description:

Adults and children of all ages are welcomed to participate in World Health Day LA, a free health and activities fair promoting healthy hearts, bodies and minds on Saturday, April 6, 2013. This year’s event includes free screenings for blood pressure, vision, diabetes, body fat analysis, cholesterol and more, as well as a physical-activities fair for children. The event will focus on combating high blood pressure, a chronic medical condition that, with the right information and care, can be detected and controlled.

World Health Day LA 2013 is co-sponsored by USC Institute for Global Health, Keck School of Medicine of USC, USC School of Pharmacy, UCLA School of Public Health, UCLA School of Nursing, the EXPO Center, City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks and Global Health Review. Health screenings will take place from 7:30 a.m. until 1 p.m., and the activities and entertainment fair will take place 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.